Ruleville Middle School

Ruleville Middle School serves 224 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Ruleville Middle School operates within the Sunflower County -1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 224 students
Ruleville Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ruleville Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Ruleville Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Ruleville Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Ruleville Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Ruleville Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
96%
49%
Ruleville Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
3%
45%
Ruleville Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.31
Ruleville Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
84%
65%
Ruleville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Ruleville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

Sunflower County -1 School District's student population of 2,014 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,717 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,112 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Sunflower County -1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,014 2,273
Sunflower County  -1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $20 MM
Sunflower County  -1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Sunflower County  -1 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,717 $9,638
Sunflower County  -1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,112 $9,666
Sunflower County  -1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Ruleville Central High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Drew Hunter Middle School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruleville Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RulevilleRuleville Central Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 318 students
    0.4 miles
    410 L F Packer Dr
    RulevilleMS 38771
    (662)756-2548
    0.4KG-5318
  • RulevilleRuleville Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
    0.4 miles
    360 L F Packer Dr
    RulevilleMS 38771
    (662)756-4757
    0.49-12402
  • DrewA W James Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 279 students
    5.6 miles
    400 South Blvd
    DrewMS 38737
    (601)745-8892
    5.6KG-5279
  • DrewDrew Hunter Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 121 students
    6 miles
    10 Swoope Rd
    DrewMS 38737
    (601)745-8940
    66-8121
  • ClevelandCypress Park Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 252 students
    9.3 miles
    725 South Martin Luther King D
    ClevelandMS 38732
    (662)846-6152
    9.33-5252

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